Black Stars line up to battle Mauritius in AFCON qualifier

Black Stars line up to battle Mauritius in AFCON qualifier

Black Stars manager Avram Grant has named his team to face Mauritius on Sunday afternoon in the AFCON qualifier in Port Louis.

Black Stars line up to battle Mauritius in AFCON qualifier

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The former Chelsea manager as expected did not put in any changes except deploying midfielder Andre Ayew as an attacker behind his brother Jordan in the absence of the injured Asamoah Gyan.

The Israeli maintained virtually the same squad he has used over the period in the qualifiers despite the presence of some new players as UEFA Champions League finalist Thomas Partey and EPL winners, Daniel Amartey and Jefferey Schlupp.

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Ghana starting line-up:

Razak Brimah, Harrison Afful, Baba Rahman, Jonathan Mensah, John Boye, Mubarak Wakaso, Christian Atsu, Afriyie Acquah, Jordan Ayew, Andre Ayew (captain), Frank Acheampong.

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Ghana go into the game as favourites and will only need a point to seal qualification for the Gabon AFCON 2017.

Meanwhile, Mauritius are yet to lose a game at home in the qualifiers.

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